Application is invited for the ASEAN Youth Volunteer Programme 2018. The programme is a volunteer programme that aims to provide a lasting solution to problems of the regions of ASEAN. This Opportunity for ASEAN is a 4 Weeks programme that will equip volunteers with the needed knowledge.
The ASEAN Youth Volunteer Programme (AYVP) is a youth community leadership programme that mobilises young volunteers to work with communities in developing innovative solutions to the social, cultural, economic and environmental challenges of the region, while forging a sense of ASEAN identity.
For 2018, the AYVP will be looking into the thematic area of Protecting ASEAN’s Natural Heritage to be implemented in Malaysia from 23 July 2018 – 17 August 2018. The AYVP Malaysia 2018 is also supported by ASEAN Secretariat, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Malaysia and Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia.
At the end of 1 month, AYVP Malaysia 2018 seeks to develop 50 ASEAN Youth DRR Leaders who are ASEAN-conscious and equipped with skills and competencies in youth leadership and natural heritage management, through the spirit of volunteerism and community engagement.
The four weeks programme will be held at The National University of Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia for weeks 1 and 4 while week 2 and 3 will be at the community sites near Langkawi Island. Accommodation throughout the 4 weeks will be at UKM.
For inquiries, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Or you also may email to firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Application deadline for Facilitators: 9 March 2018
Application deadline for Volunteers: 31 March 2018